[Snort-users] openBSD compile error #2

Brian bmc at ...950...
Mon Sep 17 21:08:01 EDT 2001


According to al3x payne:
> Output of running ./configure on the most recent snort release on a 
> fairly default OpenBSD 2.9 install with mySQL installed from the 2.9 
> ports tree:
> 
> **********************************************
>    ERROR: unable to find mysqlclient library
>    checked in the following places
>          /usr/local/lib/mysql/lib
>          /usr/local/lib/mysql/lib/mysql
> **********************************************
> 
> I was able to circumvent a couple of other mysql compile errors by 
> setting up symlinks to the files that configure wants, but this one just 
> puzzles me, as I'm not sure what specific file it means by "mysqlclient 
> library.'  Any other OpenBSD-ers with thoughts on the general compile 
> process?  thnx.

Use the snort port which handles the dependancies needed.

-brian




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